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Flash Back – Jamaican Immigration To Britain

Jamaican immigrants arriving at Tibury Docks in Essex, 22 June 1948.’The former troop ship ‘Empire Windrush’ arrived at Tilbury Docks this morning with 450 Jamaicans, mostly Royal Air Force ex-servicemen, aboard. They have come to Britain to escape their island’s unemployment problem. Until they are absorbed into British industry, some of the men will be accomodated at the Colonial Hostel ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Sour Sop Juice

Sour Sop Juice By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 11, 2017: I grew up drinking a lot of fruit and vegetable juices. Mango juice, pineapple juice, sour sop juice orange juice, tamarind juice, carrot juice, cucumber  and  beet juice. These juices were often served with Sunday dinner, which was followed by some delicious dessert like pineapple upside ...

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Jamaican Roots Athlete Wins 400-M Final For US

Phyllis Francis of the United States celebrates after winning gold in the Women’s 400 metres final during day six of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 9, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Aug. 10, 2017: The 25-year-old ...

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A Caribbean Teen Is Murdered For Refusing Sexual Advances?

Mickolle Moulton, a 17-year-old of Arnett Gardens, St Andrew, was murdered for reportedly refusing the sexual advances of men in her neighborhood. (Jamaica Observer image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Aug. 9, 2017: A Caribbean teen in the island of Jamaica has been murdered in her home for reportedly refusing the sexual advances of men in her ...

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Caribbean Medal Count At IAAF World Championships Moves To Four

Steven Gardiner of the Bahamas competes in the Men’s 400 metres heats during day two of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 5, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (P By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. Aug. 9, 2017: The Caribbean region’s medal count at the IAAF World Championships in ...

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Fake News Sending Thousands Of US TPS Haitians To Canada

An RCMP officer warns a group of people who claimed to be from Haiti not to illegally cross the border into Canada from Champlain, New York on August 4, 2017. Migrants have been crossing the border in greater numbers in recent weeks. / AFP PHOTO / Geoff Robins (Photo credit should read GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Contributor News Americas, ...

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This Anti-Government Protestor In Venezuela Stands Stark Naked

Naked Venezuelan Protester. (Photo credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Aug. 9, 2017: An anti-government activist took a different stand against Venezuelan security forces Tuesday. He simply took his clothes off. The unidentified man is among the latest naked anti-government protestors to face down security forces. On August 8th, this protestor dropped his pants at a ...

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Online Gambling In The USA: The Future

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Aug. 8, 2017: Here at News Americas Now, we cover a range of topics on our website to ensure that you are kept up to date with all the latest goings on in our country today. Some topical issues are hotter than others but for this post, we thought we would look at the ...

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4 Myths About Travel Credit Cards

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. August 8, 2017: Applying for travel credit cards is no more a rare activity. People with excellent scores use them for attaining cash backs and rewards, earning free trips to chosen destinations and even getting free nights in luxury hotels. However, they still don’t use all their benefits in full because owners are misled ...

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This Caribbean Country Finally Has A Gold At The IAAF World Championships

Omar McLeod of Jamaica celebrates winning the Men’s 110m Hurdles final during day four of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 7, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Aug. 8, 2017: After a disappointing weekend for Jamaica’s top two ...

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